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Finnhorse Coronation Trot races at Mikkeli

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From kuninkuusravit.fi

News from Mikkeli are positive after the first day of Finnhorse Coronation Trot races. The reported audience was 24 108 and tote betting exchange of 2,58 million euro.

Monté Finnish Championship

Rojali won the finnhorse monté championship Photo: Hippola / Irina Keinänen

This years winner in the traditional first race of the Trotting Championship weekend, the finnhorse monté championship, was the 7-year-old gelding Rojali, ridden by Eveliina Kakko. Their winning time in the 2100m race was 1.26,3.

Maaseudun Tulevaisuus Monté Finnish Championship, finnhorses 2100m auto

Horse / Driver Time Prize
1. 1 Rojali / Eveliina Kakko 26,3 5 000 €
2. 16 Laaserin Kuva / Sanna Riikonen 24,1 2 500 €
3. 9 Santeriina / Jenni Nevalainen 26,1 1 500 €
4. 15 Jonnan Emeritus / Susanna Visuri 25,3 1 000 €
5. 2 Muusan Salama / Henna Romsi 27,7 500 €
6. 4 Tinori / Karoliina Sinkkilä 28,8ep 500 €
7. 5 Järvi-Turo / Taru Ahonen 28,8 500 €
8. 12 Poika-Hermo / Kati Mäenpää 29,1 500 €
9. 14 Manaman / Nelly-Janiika Korpikoski 29,2
10. 13 Tujaus / Jenni Kaija 29,9
11. 3 Pirttilän Figo / Susanne Klemola 32,2x
12. 7 Cherokee / Mari Vähänikkilä 31,6
6 Sundets Zeb / Satu Liitiäinen disqualified
8 Senaattori / Merja Ikäheimonen k
10 Unelman Ralli / Liisa Nummi k x
11 Hästhagens Hugo / Heli Perkiö Scratched

Tapiola Pikkukunkku, 4-year-olds

Virikari won the Pikkuprinssi race

Virikaris win was a celebration for Torvinen family as the young stallion was driven by only 20-year-old Hannu Torvinen, and trained by Hannu’s father Heikki. The whole family was in the winner’s circle to congratulate the young horse and driver for the biggest win of their careers so far.

Horse / Driver Time Prize
1. 6 Virikari / Hannu Torvinen 26,1 10 000 €
2. 9 Siirin Älli / Ahti Antti-Roiko 26,1 5 000 €
3. 11 Frankker / Seppo Sarkola 26,3 3 000 €
4. 4 Jokivarren Kunkku / Antti Ojanperä 26,9x 2 000 €
5. 1 Merran Emil / Antti Teivainen 27,6 500 €
6. 12 Ekebo Monique / Niko Jokela 28,0 500 €
7. 8 Kupori / Teemu Okkolin 29,0
8. 7 Brändi / Kari Rosimo 29,1x
9. 5 Krobi / Tero E Mäenpää 29,4
2 Ainon Ilo / Reijo Irri k
3 Tuli-Ritari / Ari Moilanen disqualified
10 Venlan Passi / Risto Tupamäki disqualified

Queen race: Only small differences

Horse/Driver Queen race 2100m 1609m 3100m
place time difference place Km time time diff. place Km time time diff. km
time
time diff.
B. Helmiina  /  A Moilanen   1   2.54.6   0.0   1   23.1a   2.54.6   0.0
Oktaavia  /  K Venäläinen   2   2.54.8   0.2   2   23.2a   2.54.8   0.2
Marimin  /  A Hammar   3   2.54.8   0.2   3   23.2a   2.54.8   0.2
Velin Vinke  /  A Teivainen   4   2.56.6   2.0   4   24.1a   2.56.6   2.0
B. Turolii  /  K Rosimo   5   2.56.7   2.1   5   24.1ax   2.56.7   2.1
Tsingiska  /  H Kamppuri   6   2.56.9   2.3   6   24.2a   2.56.9   2.3
Sirun Valpuriina  /  Jou Törmänen   7   2.57.2   2.6   7   24.4ax   2.57.2   2.6
R.R. Ruskariina  /  T Perttunen   8   2.57.3   2.7   8   24.4a   2.57.3   2.7
Helmin Roosa  /  H Kotilainen   9   2.58.8   4.2   9   25.1ax   2.58.8   4.2
Poljento  /  Ju Kolkka   10   2.58.9   4.3   10   25.2ax   2.58.9   4.3
Siirius  /  M Forss   11   2.59.0   4.4   11   25.2a   2.59.0   4.4
Aino-Ilona  /  Han Hietanen   —   disqualified

King candidate’s situation after first race

Horse/Driver King race 2100m 1609m 3100m
Place Time Diference Place Km time time diff. place Km time time diff. place km time time diff.
Turon Myrsky  /  T E Mäenpää   1   2.54.8   0.0   1   23.2a   2.54.8   0.0
Erikasson  /  H Koivunen   2   2.54.8   0.0   2   23.2a   2.54.8   0.0
Juppe Hoo  /  Jo Tarvainen   3   2.54.9   0.1   3   23.3a   2.54.9   0.1
Köppinen  /  A Teivainen   4   2.55.1   0.3   4   23.4a   2.55.1   0.3
Frans  /  J Utala   5   2.55.2   0.4   5   23.4a   2.55.2   0.4
Franko  /  J Ruotsalainen   6   2.55.5   0.7   6   23.6a   2.55.5   0.7
Vieskerin Valo  /  P Niveri   7   2.55.6   0.8   7   23.6ax   2.55.6   0.8
I.P. Lento  /  A Moilanen   8   2.55.7   0.9   8   23.7a   2.55.7   0.9
Lötens Piruett  /  P Puikkonen   9   2.57.3   2.5   9   24.4ax   2.57.3   2.5
Villihotti  /  K Rosimo   10   2.57.3   2.5   10   24.4ax   2.57.3   2.5
Tähen Tuuri  /  T Rautiainen   —   scratched
Boker  /  E Holopainen   —   disqualified

Tight differences -will the ruling king Villihotti be able to sprint up to 2,5 seconds to reach Turon Myrsky and Erikasson? Will B. Helmiina have the queen’s crown after a few years break or will there be a totally new queen, perhaps one of the long-time challengers? Stay tuned for Sunday’s races!

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